What does a bit mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. a bit, a little, a trifle(adverb)

    to a small degree; somewhat

    "it's a bit warm"; "felt a little better"; "a trifle smaller"


  1. a bit(Adverb)

    To a small extent; in a small amount; rather.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'a bit' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1469

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'a bit' in Written Corpus Frequency: #232


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a bit in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a bit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Octavio Paz:

    We are condemned to kill time, thus we die bit by bit.

  2. Ruben Barry Hubbard:

    I used to fly the planes, but I don't like flying planes no more, it's a little bit longer and a little bit more tiresome, but I feel a little bit more safer on the train.

  3. Nick Tatro:

    They're doing it for a little bit of relaxation or a little bit of focus or a little bit of pain management or they're doing it because they sleep better or their stomach digests food better.

  4. Tiger Woods:

    It felt good to be out there, obviously, been playing at home with my boys for a little bit of cash, but still( that is) a little bit different. Every shot counts a little bit more. ( But) Felt good.

  5. Kepler Cheuvreux analyst Dirk Becker:

    A bit of cost cutting, a bit of downsizing of investment banking, a bit of reorganization and, in order to pay for it, raise capital -- that would be very disappointing unless he pulls a rabbit out of the hat.

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